Children of mercy scholarship program

Liberians have suffered more than thirty (30) years civil unrest of which fourteen (14) were very bloody and cruel. we do not want to experience such situation anymore and you can help us achieve this initiative by donating to the “Children of Mercy” scholarship found. This will benefit children and young adults who have lost their parents and has no means of getting an education, most especially in the rural part of the country due to the past civil war couple with the Ebola and now the Coronavirus. The launching of children of mercy scholarship Program is one of key initiatives to attain a quality education that will enable the sustainability of the future of the region and country by extension. There are more orphanage homes located in Monrovia, the capital of Liberia, there are also some individuals who assist single parents that cannot afford to send their children to school, but all of these are directed to Monrovia which has the highest population of the country. There is not a single consistent form of scholarship within the regions of the northcentral, northeast, and northwest regions of the country. There are Some assistance, however, that come from Government officials who used it as a means of getting political favoritism but with limited or non-lasting effects. Others are from people of good will but due to the economic crisis cannot continue. The establishment of this scholarship of the Children of Mercy, is a part of the pastoral, developmental and evangelizations strategic plan of the Gbarnga Diocesan youth secretariat for the young people within these regions. This road map is with strategic focus in meeting desirable milestone in the regions. We are with the hope, based on your support, to begin this program in September of 2022 and continue every year.   The found generated will be used for the following: 1.      Paying of the academic fees for youths (most especially girls) who are without parents within these regions. Taking into consideration their health and feedings as well. 2.      Encourage and provide means of vocational training, with the hope of developing the human capacity and building damaged infrastructures within the region. 3.      Promote and sponsor social and academic competitions such as the spelling “B”, quizzing, sports, and other means of recreations. 4.      Organizing retreat and conferences that promote the value of human dignity, respect for lives, the use of non-violence approach in expressing grievances in line with the Gospel, among others. This will help provide human psychological development among the young people affected with the circumstance of the war and of narcotic drugs, and help girls, especially those suffering from sexual and other gander-based violence, know their worth and importance in society. It will as well lead to community development, the transformation of lives for many and a hope for the future of the nation Liberia by extension. You are given the opportunity at this moment to be a part of something great and life changing for an entire nation. Something that this generation and generations after them will forever be grateful for. Receive our heartfelt gratitude as you help us in this Indivior.
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